Naps

You want your baby taking great naps. These posts will help you get there.

Dropping Naps: A Quick Reference

Dropping naps. When to drop naps for babies and preschoolers. Sleep drops for babies through dropping the afternoon nap. Guidance for dropping all naps. Timing and signs of readiness for… View Post

When Do Kids Stop Napping

When Do Kids Stop Napping. How to know when your toddler or child is old enough to stop taking naps. Know when it is time to drop that afternoon nap… View Post

Chronic 45 Minute Naps

Chronic 45 Minute Naps. What to do when your baby just will not take a nap longer than 45 minutes. Encouragement from a mom who has been there. Despite the… View Post

What to Do When Your Toddler Cries at Nap Time

What to Do When Your Toddler Cries at Nap Time. Ten common reasons toddlers cry before nap time and what to do each time. After going through all of the… View Post

The Babywise Mom Nap Guide: How to establish successful naps from birth through the preschool years

The Babywise Mom Nap Guide: How to establish successful naps from birth through the preschool years. Of all of the questions I get on my Babywise Mom blog, the topic… View Post

How to Deal with the 45-Minute Intruder

The 45-minute intruder is when your baby wakes up 45 minutes into the nap. The 45-minute intruder can be quite stressful for you as a parent. This is true whether… View Post

Preschoolers and Naps

In the preschool age group, “naps” vary among the children more than any other age group. One three year old may be done napping 99% of the time while the… View Post